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King James' lUble Good Enough in
the I yes of a Committee of
THE EPISCOPALIAN CONTENTION.
A Kew Flan JJappsd Out for a Central
College for Churchmen.
C0XOREGATI0SALISTS AND THE PAIR
Baltimore, Oct. 13. At the beginning
of the business to-day of the House of Dep
uties of the Triennial General Convention
of the Protestant Episcopal Church, a short
letter from President Harrison had a very
general reading by members. It said:
I have received and very gratefully appre
ciate the expression of the House of Depu
ties of the General Convention of the Pro
testant Episcopal Church of Its sympathy
with this afflicted household from the seri
ous illness of Mrs. Ilarrison. It has been
Tery pleasant and helptul to me to notice
the prayerful Interest of all the people in
the recovery ot Mrs. Ilarrison and their
sympathy with my family.
President Diz appointed a committee on
the disposition of the Standard Book of
Common Prayers, including Georee C
Thomas, of Pennsylvania. Bev. Dr. Hunt
ingdon presented a voluminous report from
the Committee on Constitutional Amend
ment, which was made the order of the day
after the Hymnal shall have been dis
King James' Version Good Enough.
The memorial of the Diocese oi Massa
chussets praying the authorization of the
use of the Ilevised Version of the Holy
Scriptures was unfavorably reported from
he committee to which it had been re
ferred. The crounds given were the con
troversy among the revisionists; the dis
tortion of the new version; its cumbrous and
pedantic phrases which obscure the senbe
and offend the ear and the lack of that air
of authority which clusters about the King
James version. Rev. Dr. Abbot presented
his views as the minority member of the
committee and claimed it was not the object
to make the use of the revised version
obligatory. The matter was made the order
of the day following the now existing special
At 11:30 o'clock the two Houses assem
bled in joint convention to hear the trien
nial, report of the Church University. The
report was read by the Bev. Dr. E. K.
Potter, President ot the Hobart College,
Geneva, X. Y. He outlined the scheme lor
the establishment ot a central Episcopal
college, which included scholarships and
fellowships paving 7j0 and $1,000 per year
A Southern College Eulogized.
Bishop Doane, of Albany, introduced
Bishop Nelson, of Georgia. That young
prelate said the physical, mental and moral
nature was more finely developed in the
University of the South than in any school
of bis knowledge, the faculty of which teach
"without money and without price."
Bev. Dr. Easter, Vice Chancellor of the
University, then delended sectarian educa
tion, holding that views set lorth by many
were the result of error.
Silas JIcBee, one of the regents of the
University, said: "If we believe, why
should we not tech them to believe? AVe
do not teach them, but leave them to infi
delity because we fear they might become
The House of Bishops here returned to
the Parish House and the business of the
House of Deputies proceeded. The report
ol the Committee on Canons was then
taken up. The Committee on Canons, to
whom was relerred a proposed amendment
to Title L, Canon 16, Section 3, respectfully
report the following:
Une of the Canons Amended.
Uesolved, the House of Bishops concur
ring. That Title I. Canon 16, Section 3, be
amended o as to read as follows: "First
If during the recess of the General Conven
tion the church in any diocese should be
desirous of tho consecration of u bishop
lect, the standing committee of such dio
cese shall, by their Piesidcnt or by some
person or persons specially appointed by
the said standing committee, communicate
the desire to the standius committee-! ot tho
cliuich in the different dioceses, together
with coDie of the ucccssirv testimonials ai
requited in Title I., Canon 1G, Section 2. Each
standing committee so notified shall forward
tu the standing committeo of tho diocese
concerned a notice of its consent or refusal
within tmec monihs fiom the dato of said
notification of desire for consecration of a
blsliop-elect, and tailuro to certify refusal
shall have the lorce of consent. If tho
major number or the standing committees
shall coneut to the proposed consociation,
the standing committee or. the diocese con
eel ned shall forward the evidence of such
. consent, togcthor with copies of the neces
sary testimonials as requiied in Title 1.,
Canon 1C, Section 2, to the Presiding Bishop,
who shall communicate the same without
delay to all the bishops of this church in the
I'nlted States, excepting those whose resig
nations have been accepted. Ech bishop so
notified shall forward to the Pie-siding
JSi-liop a notice ot his consent or lofutnl
within thiec months fiom the date of said
notification hy the Presiding Bishop, and
failure to certify refu-als shall have too
lorce of consent. If a maloiity or the bishops
content to the proposed consecration the
rre-idinc Bishop, without delay, shall notify
the bishop-elect of ouch consent; and on his
acceptance the Pi eliding Bishop shall take
order lor the consecration oi said bishop
elect by himselt and at least two other
bihops, or by any ti.ree or more bishops to
whom he may communicate the testi
monials." Proceedings oTtlic House ofBlshop-,.
Ill the House of Bishops the report of
the Committee on Constitution and reso
lutions on the substitution ot a new article
lor article 1, Faid new article being in ref
erence to the Xicene Creed and the Old
and New Testament, was made the order
for nest Tuesday at 11 A. M. Another res
olution on the ratification of the standard
prayer book, also another resolution on
the ratification of the prayer book of 1789,
The report of the Committee on Canons
in reference to a change in the form of let
ters admissory, in which they reported they
did not deem any change expedient, and
asking to be discharged Irom lurther con
sideration of the matter of Canon L, page
56, section 7, striking out all after the words
"regular standing" was presented. The com
mittee was not disharged. A number of verbal
changes in canons were adopted, and a mo
tion prevailed that the House of Deputies
be informed that by a raajoritv vote the
House ot Bishops had agreed to an inter
change of lessons announced by the Bishop
ot Albany, of the Committee 'on Lection
arv. AGAINST CLOSE CORPORATIONS.
Tlte Question of Representation on Boards
Minneapolis, Oct 13. At the Congre
gational Council to-day, after the nomina
tion of the various committees, the ques
tion of the opening of the World's Fair on
Sunday, or rather, the question of having
the exhibit of the Congregational Church
remain uncovered on Sunday in case there
should be a change in the decision that the
Fair he closed on Sunday, Dr. Johnson
made his report, which set forth that the
;oinmittee appointed at the last Council had
;onsidered the question fully.
One ot the most important reports during
the session of the Council was presented
Ihis morning. It was from the Committee
5n the Relation of Benevolent Societies to
.he Churches, and the old question of repre
lentation is thereby revived. The report
ras made by a committee appointed three
rears ago. Six plans were presented for
be change by which the churches would
jecome represented in all these todies,
rhich have heretofore been more or less
Jose corporations. The American Board is
me of the main bodies. Plan No. 4 was
commended by the committee. It
,rovides that there shall be a read-
! justment by which the different hoards
and societies uiav become representative
bodies with two departments, one for home,
the other lor foreign mission work. This
would mnke the American board elective
very largely. Riving 217 membr rs in place
of 250 as at present, and efieetually killing
the close corporation idea. The whole
afternoon was consumed in the considera
tion of this question. The matter was
referred to a committee
CHRISTIAN EN3EAV0BEBS ADJ0UK5.
Officers Elected and Beading Hade the
Next Place of Meeting.
Amoojja, Oct 13. The last session of
the State Chrisian Endeavor Convention
was held this morning. Beports of com
mittees were read, and resolutions of thanks
Rev. Charles Bhoades was elected State
President tor the coming year, and Secre
tary W. E. Ferguson and" Treasurer Theo
dore Hart were re-elected. Beading was
selected as the place for the next conven
tion. The State Y. M. C. A.
Piiuiajjelphia, Oct. 13. The 25th
annual convention of the .Young Hen's
Christian Association of Philadelphia
bezan in Germantown this afternoon. The
opening address was made bv the retiring
President, Robert B. Orr, of'Pittsbnrf. at
the conclusion of which George F. Hukill
was elected permanent chairman of the con
vention. COLBY'S INDIAN BABY.
The Infant Fonnd In "Wounded Knee's Cam
paign Is All Right It Is Being Reared In
Luxury The Assistant United States At
torney General Talks on the Redskins
No Hope for Sirs. Harrison.
General I W. Colby, Assistant Attorney
General of the United States, passed
through Pittsburg last night on his way
from "Washington to his home at Beatrice,
General Colby is the commanding officer
of the troops in Nebraska and he led the
'Indian campaign against Wounded Knee,
in which Sitting Bull was killed. It was
General Colby who, in that campaign, found
an Indian girl baby which had
been deserted in the flight of the hand of
redskins and which was almost frozen to
death. The Indian baby was, alter the
campaign ended, .taken to Washington,
where it was adopted by General Colby and
is now, he says, one of "the most interesting
members of his interesting family. The
baby is now tw o years old. It is provided
with a nurse and is surrounded with all the
care and consideration that can be pro
vided. "We propose educating ths little one,"
the General said, "and we are hopeful for
her future. She is now a robust, healthy
babv and is as lively as a cricket.
"I am a firm believer in the education of
the Indian, and I think the Government
officials enjoy the same confidence. AVe
have found that the beat possible way to
treat the redskins is to civilize them. We
find that the Indians make good citizens.
In fact they make better citizens than some
other ot our races.
"There is at this time," General Colbv
said, "some alarm throughout Nebraska
over another threatened outbreak among
Sioux Indians. The alarm, I am satisfied
is unfounded; an outbreak is unlikely. The
Government appropriation is still substan
tial, and so long as the Indians are well fed
and well clothed they will not fight.
"The last outbreak" among the Indians
was due solely to the short appropriation,
by which the Indians werestarved into
desperation. They were being cheated by
the Indian agents, and were not at fault in
the battle, which was largely lor food and
"Onr Indians, as they become civilized
and citizens, also become Republicans.
Many of them are now voting, and they
will materially assist in carrying Nebraska
for the Republicans by at least 15,000
''President Harrison will not attend the
dedication of the World's Fair. His wife
is I am painfully convinced, fatally sick.
Mrs. Harrison is suffering from quick con
sumption and her physicians have no hope
for ner recovery. She cannot live much
longer and the President will not leave
THE LOCKPORT MYSTEBY CLEABKD UP.
Miss Jnlia Phillips Died Donble Identified
as a Chicago Girl.
Chicago, Oct. 13. The remains of a girl
supposed to be mysteriously murdered,
which was shipped to Iiockport, N. Y.,
from here as the corpse of Julia Phillips, of
that place, only to be returned on the dis
covery that the Phillips gir" is alive, were
The body is that of Alice Jennings, of
tins city. I here seems to be no doubt that
her death was the retult of" her being run
down by a Uain. The fact that Jliss Jen
nings' aunt has been helplessly ill appears to
have largely caused the mystery and com
plications. Sip 2.G98 9C in Back TaxcB Refunded.
Akron, Oct. ia Special The biggest
back tax case ever settled in Ohio was ad
justed here to-day. Major C. W. F. Dick
came from Columbus last night and held a
conference with the executors of the late
Tliom is W. Cornell's estate, against whom
suit for back taxes amounting to $168,000
was began a year ago. The conference re-J
suits in a compromise for 5102,608 96.
A Parasite Badly "Wanted.
JIORGATOW, "W. Va., Oct ia
fecial!. Prof. A. U. Hopkins, Entomolo
gist to the West Virginia Experiment
Station, has just returned from a trip to
Europe, the journey to Germany being to
secure a parasite that would destroy the in
sect working such destruction to the pine
forests of this State.
PEOPLE COKING AND G0INO.
Captain Hicks, of teechburg, entertained
SO memuers of his lormer command in the
beventy-slxth Pennsvlvanla Volunteers, at
the Seventh Avenue Hotel yesterday.
Miss Anna Gordon, of Allegheny, will
sail from New York for India on next
Wednesday, where she Roes as a missionary.
Mrs. Fox and maid and Miss Fox, of Fox
burg, Pa., are at the Hotel Duquesne.
Miss S. Coukle and Miss B. M. Grant, of
Salem, O., are nt tho Schlosser.
Colonel A. D. Boyd, of Uniontown. w
In Pittsburs yesteiday.
PittsbUTEers in New York.
New Yoke, Oct. 13. Special. Tho fol
lowing Pittshorsers are registered at New
York hotels: J. M. Buchanan, J. S. Hura, E.
A. Schoni, Mrs. A. M. Speer, Mrs. Bissell, D.
Bissell, Fifth Avenue; H. M. Bennett, Marl
boro Hotel: S. S. Brown, Major Jiontooth
Hoffman House: A. L. Cornell J q Mae'
Pherson, St. Nicholas Hotel; C. L. j3Rvig A
M. Person, Sturtevant House: W i rjrnl
ham, S. W. McMunn, H. U. Murrav II c
Hull, Now York Hotel; J. P. Kenney CroiuC
way Contra!; ff. C. Klein, Enrle'a Ilntol
D. .May. W. A. Schoibler. D. II Ki,t Metro
politan; A. jE. McCandless, If. y V'erner
Westminster; H. H. Murray. J. F." Murray'
A. F. Brown, R. II. Campe. Imperial- F T
Packard, W. J. Rlohey. Normandie- EA
Schoen, Morton House: J. Walter Coleman
Mrs. T. A. Alcock, Gednev; a. c. liiinn
Metropole;W. DeSaulle, J. G. Glendinnincr
Oriental: D. M. Jones, O. F. Warner Aor
House; S. Werthelmer, Hotel Vendouie7
Don't Take the Risk
Of Are or thieves, hut keep vour valuable
papers, honds, etc, in the sine deposit vaults
or the Farmers' Deposit National Bank 08
Fourth avenue. Boxes rented at Ma year
For two days only at $7 60, S10 and $12, worth
$15 togSo. Light, medium and heavy weizhts
all shades: silk faced or plain. The best in
the land for the money. Sen them.
P. C. a C., Clothiers, cor. Grant and Dia
Medium welch t underwear for fall.
James H. Aiken 4 Co., 100 Fifth avenue.
THE VETERANS7 DAY.
Scarred Heroes of ihe Rebellion Re
unite at Wilkinsbarg.
THE BOROUGH GAILY DECKED.
Comrades of Three Regiments Sit Around
VOLUNTEERS OP THE 76TH COXTENE
Wilkin sbnrg echoed yesterday with the
shouts and cheers of the remains of three
regiments of scarred veterans, mingled with
the welcoming hurrahs of the inhabitants of
the quiet borough. Every window and
door was decorated with -bunting, and
from every house top floated the national
colors. The occasion for all this was the
fourteenth annual reunion of the Eighty
fifth, One Hundred and First and One Hun
dred and Third Begiments of Pennsylvania
The day was a gala one, no weather could
be more delighttnl and no more substantial
crowd ot people could have been brought
together. The gathering of 5,000 was
sprinkled with maidens, and every child in
the locality big enough to go to school was
present with a little banner. The streets
were arched at every few yards with motto
inscribed banners. "They Fought Our
Country's Battles," "Welcome Soldiers
and Victors," and many other similar in
scriptions were the silent greeting to the
boys in blue.
A Private Once Again.
Colonel Andy Stewart was there with the
Test of the veterans of the Eighty-fifth. His
tall figure towered above all bis comrades,
and he smiled with satisfaction .as he
marched in the dress parade, once more a
private in the regiment in which he rose to
be Adjutant during active service. By his
side was 'Squire Creelman, the main gun ot
1 local celebrations, and High Chief Justice
of the quaint borousb. Every veteran of
the Eighty-fifth, One Hundred and First
and One 'Hundred and Third ate and
Btipped together in thre open air, and so did
their sisters and their cousins and their
. The day was opened with reveille at sun
rise. The horns blew, the drums were
sounded, and in a short time everybody was
up and doing. At 10 o'clock a laree as
semblage went to the Opera House, on Penn
avenue, where Burgess J. J. Campbell de
livered to the visitors and veterans an ad
dress of welcome. It was appropriately re
sponded to by George S. Fulmer, ot Pitts
burg. At 11:30 a parade was formed by Chiet
Marshal William Boss, and 500 men
marched through the streets behind the
colors of their respective.regiments. Dinner
was served by a committee of ladies at
Athletic Park, and every veteran partook
ot the repast which was dished out in
genuine camp style.
Calling the Roll of the Dead.
The regimental organizations opened up
Iheir business meetings in the afternoon.
S. M. Evans, of the One Hundred and Third,
presided. There as something impressive
about ..the scene in the little playhouse
while the roll of comrades reported dead
was being called off. The cray heads ot the
vets bowed down and tears dropped from
the eyes ot many of them. But when a
cheer was asked tor the memories of the
boys who had gone to rest, every man in
the hall arose and waved his red bandana.
Samuel Long was elected Chairman for tne
The dress parade at Athletic Park at 4
o'clock was a feature of the day. The men
made a splendid showing and drilled under
the oiders of Captains C W. May and
George S. Fulmer. Captains Bowers and
Ed C Cheek acted as adjutants andS. M.
Evans and T. UuUois as lieutenants. Prof.
Anderson, superintendent of the
local public schools, lined his pupils along
in front of the big throng. The grandstand
was packed with spectators and three brass
bands played the music of every nation.
Lunch was served again in the open air,
and then came the big event of the day
It was held in the Opera House in the
evening. Logan M. Truxhall was master of
ceremonies and chairmanof the meeting.
Everything was informal to a degree and
partook, as it were, of the flavor of the
canvas tent and black coffee, the strongest
beverage, by the way, to be found in town
during the day. Comrade Truxhall opened
the camp in rare fashion and set thincs go
ing. A Song From the 'Squire.
Somebody in the audience called tor the
'squire. Comrade Creelman, for he is the
'squire and the onlv one in the boroucrh.
responded and started to siug "Army
Beans." Prof. Anderson sat at the organ
and helped along. The audience took up
the strain and for 15 minutes the war cry of
the One Hundred and First kept up. There
may not haYe been much music
in the rendition, but the air was
there and "that was all the boys needed to
start them. Then a veteran stood up, and
with a grave countenance requested to hear
from Comrade Sam Evans. That gentleman
arose, and started the first notes of "Tent
ing on the Old Camp Ground." The throne
took up the chorus until the din became
deafening. The ladies joined in the singing
and otherwise demonstrated their enthusi
asm with handkerchiefs, hats and umbrellas.
Comrade Scliaefler was the next one
called upon, and the announcement of his
name set the applause going. "We Have
Drank From the Same Canteen," was the
song he sung, and the honse was heartily
with him. Comrade Fulmer was asked to
say something to the gathering and he did
in the neatest possible speech. Comrade
Cochran wis called upon to give the boys a
song. "We Are the Boys" was the one he
selected, and he did it full justice. Several
short addresses were then made, the soldiers
and their families mingled for half an hour
and the big campfire broke up with a grand
chorus ot "Marching Through Georgia."
THE KEYSTONE ZOUAVES.
Veterans of the Seventy-Sixth Hold Their
Tenth Annual Reunion.
The tenth annnai reunion of the Seventy
sixth Begiraeut, Pennsylvania Veteran
Volunteers' Association, known as the Key
stone Zonaves, was held at the U. V. L.
Hall, on Sixth avenue, yesterday. The ses
sion was called to order at 10:30 in the
morning, with Captain Alfred Hicks, of
Leechburg, in the chair. There were about
50 members present. The report of the
Treasurer, L. W. Johnston, showed the or
ganization to be in a good condition finan
cially. The election of officers resulted as
follows: President, J. P. Harmon; Secre
tary and Treasurer, L. W. Johnston, and.
Assistant Secretary, J. C Grandy. Thr'
meeting then adjourned for a lunch at the
Seventh Avenue Hotel, and convened
again at 2:30 P. M.
The afternoon session was opened by an
address by J. P. Harmon, the newly elected
President,, and who was orator of the day.
He was followed by Dr. M. & Withers, of
Pottstown, who made a brief address.
The following resolution was offered by
Dr. Withers and was adopted.
Resolved, That we extend to onr beloved
comrade, Benjamin Harrison, President of
the United States, our heartfelt sympathy
In the affliction be is now suffering by the
illness of his dear wife and offer to kind
heaven our earnest prayers that she may be
restored to good health and the loving care
of her brave and noble husband.
It was decided to hold the next
in Pittsburg on October 2, 189a
Cse Horsford's Add Phosphate.
Dr. L R. San ford. Sheffield, Mass., says:
"Most excellent in derangements of the ner
vous system, such as headacue and sleeplessness."
DEACON WINS FIRST ROUND.
The French Court Decide It Has Juris
dlctldn In the Divorce Case and Orders
th e Trial to Proceed An Adjournment
Pending an Appeal.
Grasse, Fbance, Oct. ia The Deacon
divorce trial began here to-day. The
specific object of the action to-day was to
prove criminality on the part ot Mrs. Dea
con in order that the plaintifi can apply for
a divorce. Mr. Deacon was present in the
court room, but Mrs. Deacon was absent.
She was represented by counsel, however,
who contended that the court was incompe
tent to try the case. Though Mrs. Deaoon
did not appear in the court room, she is in
Grasse awaiting the outcome of the case.
The court pronounced that there was
nothing in Mr. Deacon's attitude or in his
correspondence with his wife that involved
a renunciation of his right to proceed
against her. It was, therefore, ordered
.that the trial be proceeded with after a re
cess, which was taken until 3 o'clock.
When the court again opened alter the re
cess, M. Barboux stated that he had
appealed against the decision of the court,
and asked that the case be adjourned until
the sppeal waa decided. The court granted
the request and awarded the costs to Mrs.
Deacon. The appeal will be heard in Aix.
"Whv," saiif Mrs. Deacon's counsel
during "his argument, "does Mr. Deacon,
who was convicted of killing M. Abeille,
bring this serious charge-ai;ainst his wife?
Because he desires to obtain her conviction in
order to secure a divorce' without submit
ting to a lull inquiry all that has occurred
since the murder. The facts elicited at the
trial proved that Deacon was insane. After
the trial Deacon became, reconciled with
his wile. How is this consistent with his
present action? Moreover, the couple
agreed by a written document to share the
custody of the children. This agreement
involves the absolute renunciation ' of all
subsequent legal proceedings.
M. Pilatte then proceeded to read a num
ber of letters written by Mrs. Deacon to
her husband, praying for his forgiveness for
the terrible wrong she had done him. When
M. Pilatte had finished, M. Barboux main
tained, in answer to the letters, that Mr.
Deacon had certainly giyen his wife to un
derstand that he had abandoned his inten
tion to sue for divorce. M. Barboux added:
"I do not know what happens in America,
but in France such equivocation cannot be
LATE NEWS IN BRIEF.
Hawaii is on the lookout for cholera.
The weevil has invaded Illinois Wheat
Fifteen hundred Belgian miners are on
English missionaries have been mobbed
at Kien Yong, China.
The excitement over the military bill in
Germany is incieaslng.
Bloodshed is feared as a resnlt of tho
Carmaux strike in France.
Cholera nnd nntl-Chrisiian riots have oc
curred at Ostrovo, Poland.
British Indians were ambushed and
massacred in the Chin Hills.
McEwan, the "Jack the Ripper" of Glas
gow, will suivive his self-inflicted wound.
Two soldiers of C Squadron at Windsor,
England, have been convicted of mutiny.
Grace Smith, in a saloon quarrel, shot
Bartender Fritz Schmitt dead in Chicago
Three nesrrocs were killed in a riot at a
colored celebration at Gaiuesboro, Tenn.,
Judce Tonrgee, in his Discovery Day
oration at Detroit, called Columbus a liar
and an egotist.
A ten-acre hotel, the largest in the world,
will be erected near the Chicaso World's
Fair. It will be christened the Andreas.
Blacksmith Allard, of Levis, Quebec, who
discovered the secictof tempering copper,
has also succeeded in tempering aluminum.
The Sheriff at Sedalia, Ma, and a hand
ful of determined men dispersed a large mob
who had gathered to lynch a negro mur
derer. It is more than ever apparent that some
terriblu ocean disaster has happened near
the French coast. More human bodies have
been sighted by ships.
Ninety thousand Chicago union men will
make October 29 "Homestead Dav." Each
man is to con tribute a day's pay for the ben
efit of the locked-out men.
The tenth annual Indian conference is in
Sroaress at Mohawk Lake, N. Y. Hov. Dr.
oirill E. Gates, President of Amherst Col
lege, was elected President.
John A. Brico has been arrested at Balti
more. He hud $5,000 worth of tickets over
theltichmond and Danville and Chesapeake
ana Ohio Railroads. Many ot them aie
known to be stolen.
The remains or the Brooklyn embezzler,
James Cox, hnvo been found in British Co
lumbia, having been murdered proDably for
his stolen money. Ho had been negotiating
lor the purchase ot a chicken iarm.
In tho big parade at the World's Fair
dedication, the original 13 States will be rep
resented by well-known women. Pennsyl
vania will appear in Mrs. E. D. GilleSDie, of
Philadelphia, and New York In Mrs. Grover
The so-calle'J miraculous window in the
Catholic Church at Canton, Minn., Is still
exciting the populace. The mysterious pane
uns removed, but the moment a now one ap
peared in its place, the same picture of the
Virgin appealed to the people.
Acting Commissioner Stone, or the Gen
eral Land Office, has rejected applications of
the Brule ltiver Railroad Company to select
60,000 acres of land in Uppor Peninsula,
Mich., and directs the leaister and receiver
at Marquetjto to receive entries therefor.
At a largo Liberal convention in Ogden,
Utah, resolutions wore adopted that no
changed condition exists. 'Asaprooi they
cited the proceedings ot the late Mormon
Conference, when itwassaid tempoial af
fairs could not be separated from the spir
itual, and lauding polygamy.
The National Lithographers' Association
opened its filth annual convention In Boston
yesterday. Seventy-five lithographing
establishments and between $6,000,000 and
$7,000,000 capital are represented. The im
portant question to be oousidered itf the ad
visability of continuing the consolidation ot'
lithographing interests throughout the coun
try according to the plan adopted in New
York last year.-
The Louisville Timet advises that Ken
tucky abandon all idea of an exhibit at the
World's Fair. This advice is based on the
complications that have arisen due to
politics, offloial disputes and questionable
legislation, rendering the $100,000 appropri
ation unavailable until alter recourse is
had to tne courts, together with the in
dignities offered Congressman Brecken
ridge by the Chicago press ana public.
The details of thfe murder in West Africa
of Captain Menard, the French explorer,
have at length reached Europe. Captain
Menard started from the Guinea'coast about
a year ago, Intending to travel north to the
French posts on the Niger river, making the
same journey In the opposite direction that
Captain Binger made several years ago, but
taking a rather more southerly route, so as
to explore a region along the upper Niger.
Though ill and alone, he killed 29 of his a
sallantsand wounded many others before
Ocean Steamship Arrivals.
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Hindoo Hull New York.
Trave Bremen New .York.
Suevla New York "..Hamburg.
Werra New York Genoa.
Nomadle NewYorlc Brow Head,
Penuland New York Lizard.
Latin New York Bretnerbaren.
Columbia New York bculjr.
City or BerUn....New York Brow Head.
Gallia New York Brow Head.
Ohio Uotterdam Baltimore.
Peter Pipeb, pumpkin eater,
Had a wife and couldn't keep her;
He went and bought Camellia flour
And now she'B home most every hour,
Baking and mixing from morn till night
This flour that gives such great delight
And now she declares she'll stick by her
Till he and she in 'Heaven meet.
MEN'S FINE AIX WOOL SUITS
At 87 50, SIO and '813 P. C. C. C, Cloth
iers, Cor. Grant and Diamond Streets.
During our cieat two days' clothing sale
we will sell 2,500 men's suits of all the new
est makes and fabrics, guaranteed strictly
all wool, at $7 60, $10 and $12: not a garment
in the lot worth under $15, many worth $25.
" P. C. C. O., Clothier,
Cor. Grant and Diamond streets.
Wiirrxn underwear, at James H. Aiken &
Ca's, 100 truth avenue.,
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WAHT A FDLL V0TB. -
Democrats Organized to Help Senatorial
and Legislative Candidates.
A meeting of the citizens of the Four
teenth, Twenty-second and Twenty-third
wards was held last night in Flannery's
Hall, Haezlwood, for the purpose of organ
izing a Jeremiah Dougherty Club. Over
400 persons were present and considerable
enthusiasm was manifested. Jeremiah
Dougherty, Democratic candidate for Sena
tor in the Forty-fourth district; Joseph E.
Howley, Democratic candidate for Legisla
ture in the Fifth district, "William Carney,
Vice President of the Amalgamated Associa
tion of Iron and Steel Workers, and others
made speeches urging that the standard
bearers of the Democrats be given a united
It was decided to thoroughly organize the
three wards represented in the meeting and
strong committees from each voting pre
cinct were appointed. The work assigned
to these committees is to get out a full vote
for the Senatorial and Legislative candi
dates. THE FIBE BECOBD.
Sali, la The whole town burned Wednes
day night, and 600 people are homeless.
Springfleld.O Burt De W'tt'sbiz hennery
of line fowls with 6,i00 chickens and three
incubators. Loss, $1,500; Insurance, $1 000.
Massnpequa, L. 1. The Massapequa Hotel.
Tho building is owned by M. T. Brush and
had accommodation for 300 meats. Loss
estimated at from $50,000 to $75,000.
Bremen Fire broke out yesterday even
ing on the British steamer Akaba, from New
Orleans. One thousand bales of ootton had
been discharged before the flames were
Chester, Pa. The sidewheel steamboat
Excelsior, belonging to tho Philadelphia,
Chester, Wilmington and Lewis Steamboat
Company. The boat was laying at Kosoh's
shlparti undergoing renaira. Origin sup
posed to be incendiary. Loss, about $75,000.
San Francisco Tli large stables of the
Stetson & lienner Dravlng Company and of
C. B. Bodebrode and 15 dwellings aujoining
and 12 horses were burned alive. Aggregate
loss estimated at from $50,000 to $60,000: insur
ance small. Orhjln, the explosion of a lan
tern. We Beat the World,tand mankind
generally ha? accepted the Carlsbad
Sprudel Salts as the standard remedy
for all diseases arising from a disor
dered stomach. Have you dyspepsia?
Are you troubled with Catarrh of the
stomach, Constipation or Rheuma
tism? Try these. Do it at once.
Eisner & Mendelson Co., Sole Agents.
THE OLD 'ADAGE don't run this way, BUT THE NEW ONE DOES : If you wish
to be well thought of you must dress well
THAT THE PEOPLE ARE TAKING ADVANTAGE OF.
THE PRESS AND PEOPLE SAY!
IIN" THE FIEST IPXi-A-OIE
when in need of
You know whom it becomes necessary to buy of. When you want to save money on Boys' Ulsters and Overcoats,
you know what establishment is highly recommended to the public. In fact, when you need anything in the line
of CLOTHING, HATS and GENTLEMEN'S FURNISHINGS,
DON'T FAIL TO VISIT THE SMALL PROFIT DEALERS,
EISNER & PHILLIPS,
Corner of Fifth Ave. and Wood St.
Magic Lanteras and Dime HaTlaga Banks giren gratis as a token of appreciation for your trade.
BfCall and lee thouiandi of Double-B reaped Snlti for. $2. 80.
If it Is made with
and the Pie will be
Manufactured only by
N.K. FAIRBANKS CO.,
F. SELLERS & CO.
As the one remedy that will positively
Blackheads and Sunburn,
to disfiguring to the face divine. No lady need be
annoyed with these blemishes If she will use this
simple and unfailing remedy.
Sold br Drueaists, or sent by mall at
Bend for SO-Centa per Box.
"Hints fcrKiicfien and Sick Room, Free."
JOHNSTON, HOLLOWAY ifc CO.,
631 Commerce Btreet. Philadelphia.
The Pittsburg Wall Paper Co.,
821 l'enn avenue.
Opposite Westinshousa Office Building;
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Deserve the trust and the assured confi
dence of the vast crowds of customers
that tread our floors daily.
THE PRESS AND PUBLIC SAY
We enjoy the reputation which we guard
cautiously and courageously, and parties
purchasing from us can implicitly rely on
THE PRESS AND PUBLIC SAY
To see our goods is to appreciate them
and parties needing an Overcoat, Suit of
Clothes, Hat or Furnishing Goods, will do
themselves an injustice if they fail to visit
THE PRESS AND PEOLPE SAY
We have the most elaborately arranged
Boys' and Children's Suit department in Pittsburg. The
floors are handsomely carpeted and furnished and the
moments of those who visit them are made comfortable.
The most important feature is their Small Profit System.
THE NEWSPAPERS AND PEOPLE SAY
That our display of clothing in our show
windows will not allow a person to pass.
Our small profit system is perfectly magnetic.
BOYS & CHILDREN'S CLOTHING,
JOS. HORNED CO.,
JOS. HORNE & CO.,